The Sky, the Stars, the Wilderness

by Rick Bass

GQ called the three short novels in this collection "wondrous." A woman returns to live on her family's west Texas ranch . . . a man tracks his wife through a winter wilderness . . . an ancient ocean buried in the foothills of the Appalachians becomes a battleground for a young wildcat oilman and his aging mentor. Here is Bass at his magical, passionate, and lyrical best.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780395924754
  • ISBN-10: 0395924758
  • Pages: 208
  • Publication Date: 09/30/1998
  • Carton Quantity: 48

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  • About the Book
    GQ called the three short novels in this collection "wondrous." A woman returns to live on her family's west Texas ranch . . . a man tracks his wife through a winter wilderness . . . an ancient ocean buried in the foothills of the Appalachians becomes a battleground for a young wildcat oilman and his aging mentor. Here is Bass at his magical, passionate, and lyrical best.

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    "Hauntingly beautiful." Boston Globe

    "Writing of this quality creates a stillness in the mind." Time Magazine

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